by: Jillian Greenberg
TANJA LONDON (choreographer and film director)
A woman from many backgrounds and of many talents! Tanja London is a German choreographer and filmmaker based in Salt Lake City. Her work is intricate and diverse she touches on ideas of sustainability, guilt, and politics. Her recent work with Elena Demyanenko and Dai Jian entitled "The Blue Room" is truly one of a kind. She captures their movement and energy through film grabbing at the audiences attention making them beg for more!
FRIDA KAHLO (artist)
An extraordinary woman. She painted her life in extraordinary colors exemplifying her pain and suffering. At age 18 Frida was in a bus accident and was bed ridden for over a year. with fractures in her spine, collarbone, ribs, and shattering her pelvis. Through this pain and suffering she became passionate about art. The fact that she can fight through this pain and let it become a beautiful thing is an inspiration for all humans and artists alike.
A leading choreographer in Israel, Idan Cohen stretches the limits through movement and performance. Creating award winning choreography he paints a new environment as the dancers enter the space. He crafts master pieces through his careful eyes.
We are so lucky to have him here at Peridance!
June 16th-20th 4:00pm-6:00pm